1. SBI CBO 2023 Notification

SBI CBO 2023 notification is yet to be released. A candidate who wishes to join SBI Circle-based officer (CBO) can register online after reading the notification. Before applying for the SBI CBO, a candidate must see the eligibility criteria. Candidates should visit SBI official website for the latest updates. The registration process is completed only when the fee is deposited through online mode and no other payment mode is allowed. The application fee must be paid before the last date of payment. A candidate must register on the official website of SBI https://sbi.co.in/ 

The basic pay of SBI CBO is 36,000. The officers are eligible for HRA, DA, CCA, medical allowances, and others per the rules. The selected candidates will be posted as a ‘Circle based officer’ within  6 months probation period. A candidate can refer to SBI CBO 2022 notification for exam pattern and syllabus. The link for the SBI CBO 2022 notification is given below. 

Check here for the SBI CBO 2022 Notification

2. About SBI CBO 2023 Exam

SBI CBO 2023 exam pattern consists of three phases i.e. Computer based examination, Screening, and interview. 

2.1 Computer-based examination.

There are two sections: The objective test and the Descriptive test. There is no negative marking scheme in this exam.  The Exam pattern of the Objective test and Descriptive test is given below.

  • SBI CBO Objective test 
Name of TestNo of QuestionsMax MarksDuration
English Language303030 mins
Banking Knowledge404040 mins
General Awareness/Economy303030 mins
Computer Aptitude 202020 mins
Total1201202 hours


  • SBI CBO Descriptive test
Name of Test (Descriptive Test)No of QuestionsMax MarksDuration
Letter Writing12530 mins
Essay-250 words on banking related125
Total25030 mins


2.2  Screening test: Shortlisted candidates are called for screening tests. The eligibility and documents of the shortlisted candidates are screened by the Screening committee. A candidate who has the required experience and educational qualifications will be called for the interview.   

2.3 Interview: This is the final stage for SSC CBO. The interview consists of 50 marks. Candidates must carry a Caste and income certificate during the interview. The minimum qualifying marks are decided by the Bank. 

3. About IACE coaching for SBI CBO

IACE provides the best coaching for the SSC CBO exam. A candidate who is preparing for the SSC CBO exam can take guidance from IACE Institute. IACE is providing both online and offline classes. The targeted study is very important when it comes to preparing for competitive exams. IACE provides 

  • All the pre-preparation kits like Study materials, daily new paper updates, previous year papers, and mock test papers, etc. 
  • The daily grand test is conducted which is very useful for the candidates. Daily Grand test also contains explanations. 
  • Customized programs like the Real intensive program, Solo intensive study halls, and interactive sessions specially designed for Interviews.  

4. SBI CBO 2023 Exam Highlights

The exam highlights of SSC CBO 2023 are given below.

Exam NameSBI CBO 2023
SBI CBO Full FormState Bank of India “Circle-based officer”
Conducting BodyState Bank of India 
VacanciesTo be notified
CategoryGovernment Jobs
Exam TypeNational Level
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Online RegistrationTo be notified
Mode of ExamOnline
EligibilityGraduation from a recognized institute or university and the age limit should be 21 to 30 years. 
Selection Process
  • CBT (Paper-I and Paper-II)
  • Screening test
  • Interview
Official Websitehttps://sbi.co.in/ 

5. SBI CBO 2023 Online Application & Fee

5.1 The process for filling  SBI CBO 2023 online application is given below.

  • A candidate must visit the official website of SBI https://sbi.co.in/ 
  • Click on the latest notification of ‘Circle-based officer in State Bank of India’ and read the full notification carefully.
  • Go to current openings and apply for “Circle-based officer in State Bank of India’’ fill out the application
  • Scan the documents like Photograph, signature, Id proof, DOB certificate, brief resume, Experience certificate, educational certificate, etc, and upload them.
  • Registration Id and password will be received on the registered mail id. 
  • After filling out the application form, pay the application fees and download the receipt of payment.
  • Download the application form. 

5.2 Application fees 

The SBI CBO 2023 exam fee is given below.

Other CategoryRs. 750

6. SBI CBO 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for SBI CBO 2023 are given below.

6.1 Educational qualification

A candidate must hold a graduation degree or any recognized degree. If a candidate is having medical, engineering, or cost accounting qualifications can also apply for SBI CBO 2023.

6.2 Experience  

At least 2 years of experience as an officer in scheduled commercial banks and regional rural banks. 

6.3 Age limit

The age limit for SBI CBO should be 21 to 30 years. The upper age limit candidate can avail of age relaxation. The age relaxation is given to the eligible candidates only.

CategoryAge Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)3 years
General (PWD)10 years
OBC/ OBC(PWD)13 years
SC/SC(PWD)/ST/ST(PWD)15 years
Eligible – Ex-Servicemen and Commissioned officers 5 years

7. SBI CBO 2023- Important Dates

The important dates for SBI CBO 2023 are tabulated below. Stay alert and don’t miss any updates.

SBI CBO Notification 2023To be notified
Online Registration Process StartsTo be notified
Online Registration Process EndsTo be notified
SBI CBO CBT Admit cardTo be notified
SBI CBO 2023 CBT Exam DateTo be notified
SBI CBO 2023 CBT ResultTo be notified
SBI CBO Interview resultsTo be notified

8. SBI CBO Selection Procedure

SCI CBO 2023 notification is yet to be released. The candidate must register on the SBI official website. The selection process of SBI CBO  contains 3 stages which are mentioned below.

Stage 1: CBT  It contains two papers Objective paper and a descriptive paper. The objective paper contains 120 questions for 2 hours duration. The descriptive paper contains 2 questions for a 30-minute duration. There is no negative marking scheme in this exam. There will be no sectional cutoff mark only aggregate marks will be calculated. Biometric verification is done at every stage of the exam any inconsistencies will lead to disqualification. 

Stage 2: Screening test: All the documents uploaded by the candidate during the application process are examined by the screening committee. And the candidates who fill the requirements are called for the interview process.

Stage 3: The interview is conducted for 50 marks. The minimum qualifying marks are decided by the bank.

9. SBI CBO Syllabus 2023

The syllabus for SBI CBO Computer based exam is given below.

EnglishGeneral knowledge /economyBanking knowledgeComputer knowledge
Reading ComprehensionCurrent affairsBanking terminologiesHistory of computers and generations of computers
Fill in the blanksCurrencyMoney and bankingComputer memory
Cloze TestBooks and authorsBanking ratesHardware and software
Para jumblesHeadquartersPrinciples of insuranceComputer language 
VocabularyAwardsBanking normsVirus
Paragraph CompletionPrime ministersFinancial system etcOperating system
Multiple Meaning /Error SpottingImportant daysInternet etc.
Sentence CompletionIndian economic conditions etc
Tenses Rules etc. 


10. SBI CBO Vacancy 2023: Category-Wise

The SBI CBO 2023 notification is yet to be released. The category-wise vacancies of SBI CBO 2023 will be published in the official notification. As per SBI CBO 2022 notification, the category-wise vacancy for regular and backlogs is given below.

SBI CBO Vacancy 2022 (Regular )
CircleState NameSCSTOBCEWSGENTotal
North Eastern Assam/ Arunachal Pradesh/

Manipur/ Meghalaya/ 

Mizoram/ Nagaland/ Tripura 

BhopalMadhya Pradesh/Chhattisgarh2613471771175
West BengalWest Bengal/ Sikkim/ A & N Islands26  13471772175
MaharashtraMaharashtra/ Goa3015 542081200


SBI CBO Vacancy 2022 (Backlog )
CircleState NameSCSTOBCTotal
BhopalMadhya Pradesh/Chhattisgarh0808

11. SBI CBO Cut-Off: Previous Year’s Cut-off Marks and expected cut-off Marks

The SBI CBO 2023 notification is yet to be released. The cut-off marks will be released by the State Bank of India. The previous year’s SBI CBO 2022 cut-off marks are yet to be announced. The expected cut-off marks for SBI CBO 2022 are given below.

Expected cut-off marks for SBI CBO 2022 (out of 200)
CategoryExpected cut-off 
General99 to 104
OBC91 to 101
EWS84 to 94
SC71 to 81
ST70 to 76
PwD72 to 78


12. SBI CBO 2023 Salary Structure

The salary structure of SBI CBO 2023 is given below.

Pay Scale36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2- 49910-1990/7-63840
Basic PayRs. 36,000
Dearness Allowance (DA)Rs. 16,884
House Rent Allowance (HRA)Rs. 2520
City Compensatory Allowances (CCA)Rs. 1080
Other AllowancesRs. 2000
Gross Salary Rs. 58,484
Deduction Rs. 8187.6
Net Salary Rs. 50,296.24

13. SBI CBO 2023 Exam Centre

The exam centers of SBI CBO 2023 are given below.

State/UTOnline Written Examination Centre 
Andaman & NicobarPort Blair
Andhra Pradesh Guntur, Visakhapatnam, Kurnool, Vijayawada.
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun
Assam Guwahati 
BiharArrah, Muzaffarpur Patna.
ChandigarhChandigarh/ Mohali
Goa Panaji
Gujarat Ahmedabad/ Gandhinagar
Haryana Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hisar, 
Himachal PradeshShimla, Solan 
Jammu & KashmirJammu, Srinagar
JharkhandJamshedpur, Ranchi 
KeralaKochi, Thiruvananthapuram 
Ladakh Leh 
Madhya PradeshBhopal, Indore
Maharashtra Aurangabad, Pune, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur.
Manipur Imphal
Delhi -NCR Delhi & New Delhi
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Puducherry Puducherry 
Punjab Bhatinda, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Jalandhar, 
Rajasthan Jaipur
SikkimBardang – Gangtok 
Tamil NaduChennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli 
Telangana Hyderabad
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Kanpur, Agra, Ghaziabad, Noida/ Greater Noida, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi, Prayagraj (Allahabad).
UttarakhandHooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata

14. SBI CBO Preparation Tips 2023

Before starting for the exam a candidate must make some preparation which includes checking the exam pattern and syllabus. SBI CBO contains two papers Objective and descriptive paper. Here are some important tips for preparing for the SBI CBO exam.

  • Short notes could be useful for revision. 
  • Make a study plan according to your schedule and prepare a timetable and study accordingly.
  • Read daily newspapers to stay updated on current affairs. 
  • Follow limited books because multiple books may lead to confusion. 
  • For English, read vocabulary, and learn grammar.
  • Analyze the previous paper and practice mock tests daily.

15. SBI CBO 2023 Admit Card & Call Letter

SBI CBO 2023 admit card will be released on the official website  https://sbi.co.in/. The SBI CBO 2023 notification is yet to be released. The admit card will be released a few days before the exam. A call letter for an interview is given to the shortlisted candidates.

16. SBI CBO CBT 2023 Result

The SBI CBO computer-based test results will be declared on the official website. Candidates are shortlisted based on 3 times the number vacancy in category-wise and circle-wise. The shortlisted candidates are called for screening and interview process.

17. SBI CBO Interview Process

The shortlisted candidates are called for the SBI CBO interview which contains 50 marks. Candidates must carry their caste certificate and essential documents for the interview.


18. SBI CBO 2023 Final Result

The final result of SBI CBO 2023 will be declared after interviewing and shortlisting the candidates. The candidates are posted according to their given preferences. The final list of candidates qualifying for SBI CBO will be published on the website  https://sbi.co.in/.

19. FAQ's

1. What is the age limit for the SBI CBO exam?

Ans. The age limit is 21 to 30 years and the upper age limit candidates can avail of age relaxation.

2. How many years of experience are required for SBI CBO?

Ans. Minimum 2 years of experience is required as an officer in a Regional rural bank or Scheduled commercial bank.

3. What is the full form of SBI CBO?

Ans. The Full form of SBI CBO is the state bank of India (Circle-based officer).

4. When will the exam for SBI CBO 2023 be conducted?

Ans. The SBI CBO 2023 is yet to be released. In previous years the SBI CBO 2022 CBT exam was conducted in December.

5. Is there any negative marking in the SBI CBO exam?

Ans. No, the SBI CBO exam does not contain any negative marking.

How can we help you?

Get Call Back!